Posted: Monday, March 12, 2018 7:44 AM
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel: 0 : 100
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device : SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
RETAIL BUSINESS PROCESS ARCHITECT
Location: can be located anywhere in US with travel as needed to client locations
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
The focus of an SAP Retail Architect's expertise is typically in the planning and design phases of an implementation of an SAP business application suite. However, the resource could also be leveraged on strategic corporate initiatives such as business process improvement initiatives, establishing internal centers of expertise or developing ongoing architectural governance processes. The engagement model of an Architect is not strictly limited to the planning/design phases, but may also span the build and operations phases to ensure proper implementation and operationalization of the business solutions.
An Architect willassist clients in achieving their Digital Transformation vision and Best:Run Business capability from their SAP and other IT investments. Our vision is to drive business value and ultimately successful outcomes by helping our customers understand how best to leverage, implement and sustain SAP solutions for the industries in which they operate.
This is a key leadership role, requiring deep knowledge and understanding of SAP technical and functional capabilities as well as business processes and industry best practices. The consultant provides comprehensive advice to our customers on long:term (Big Picture) and short:term (Quick:win) perspectives on their key strategic imperatives and recommends innovations which anticipate the future directions of both business and IT stakeholders. Excellent facilitation and communication skills are essential as is engaging with executive stakeholders, partners and SAP account teams.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Based on the client's scope, requirements and business strategy, a Retail/ Fashion Business Process Architect is able to
:Review client as:is processes and create the target operating model and the high:level to:be process model
:Design detailed industry:specific / corporate customer to:be processes and the high level solution design based on process requirements, application and system landscape.
Business Process Architects evaluate customer requirements, map them to business processes, functional and solution architectures and ensure a proper implementation from a solution architecture point of view. For this they:
:Design detailed end:to:end industry:specific / corporate customer to:be processes
:Identify the appropriate end:to:end solution portfolio options and recommendations
:Identify solution gaps and develop gap closure options
:Design the end:to:end functional landscape and solution design, including the functional integration points, applicable standards and governance
:Exhibits Customer satisfaction, tangible contribution to project success
:Acts as advisor for SAP at customers
:Exhibits clear alignment and cooperation across Client and SAP teams, especially with BTS, Value Engineering, Software Pre:sales and Solution Principals
:Self:motivated, able to work without constant direction and committed to the outcomes
:Strong communication and facilitation skills
:Contributes to an internal SAP community (as assigned by manager);
:Enhances Knowledge Management (KM) Practice efforts along Pra
• Location: Denver, greenwood village
• Post ID: 52766437 denver